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Alexandria in Rapides Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Louisiana Baptist Convention

 
 
Louisiana Baptist Convention Marker image. Click for full size.
September 28, 2018
1. Louisiana Baptist Convention Marker
Inscription. Click to hear the inscription.  
Organized December 2, 1848, Rehoboth Baptist Church, Mount Lebanon, by 13 men, including first president James Scarborough. "The objects…shall be Missionary and Educational; to promote harmony and feeling and concert of action…such measures as may best promote the interests of the Redeemer's Kingdom in our own State, and the regions beyond us."
 
Erected by Louisiana Baptist Convention Sesquicentennial Celebration.
 
Location. 31° 17.253′ N, 92° 28.555′ W. Marker is in Alexandria, Louisiana, in Rapides Parish. Marker is on MacArthur Drive 0.2 miles south of Castle Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1254 MacArthur Drive, Alexandria LA 71303, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kent Plantation House (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Jewish Temple (approx. 1.4 miles away); Little Walter (approx. 1½ miles away); Cook Home (approx. 1.6 miles away); St. James Episcopal Church
Louisiana Baptist Convention Marker image. Click for full size.
September 28, 2018
2. Louisiana Baptist Convention Marker
(approx. 1.8 miles away); Alexandria Library (approx. 2.4 miles away); Emmanuel Baptist Church (approx. 2.4 miles away); St. Francis Xavier Cathedral Complex (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 7, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 7, 2018, by Cajun Scrambler of Assumption, Louisiana. This page has been viewed 35 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 7, 2018.
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